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Peek ahead at the 2017-18 year in sports

Peek ahead at the 2017-18 year in sports

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor
June 2, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

NFL draft With the opening of The Star last year, and the many opportunities it has, Frisco has become a prime contestant for the 2018 NFL Draft. Although retail construction still going on with numerous restaurants and a hotel set to open by 2018, the entire facility is expected to be ready by May 20...

WTV: the year in review

WTV: the year in review

Wade Glover, WTV Staff Reporter
June 2, 2017
Filed under A&E, Showcase

Wingspan condenses more than 170 WTV Daily Updates and hundreds of stories into a one minute look back at the 2016-17 school year.

Real Talk: most memorable moments of 2016-17

Real Talk: most memorable moments of 2016-17

Peyton Leonard, WTV Staff Reporter
June 2, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Real Talk, Showcase

WTV'S Peyton Leonard hits the halls to get student's thoughts on their favorite memory this year and their summer plans.

JWAC simulates poverty to raise funds for microloans

JWAC simulates poverty to raise funds for microloans

Dea-Mallika Divi, Staff Reporter
June 1, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

Walking around the track after school Wednesday carrying recycling containers filled with water, Junior World Affairs Council members raised nearly $150 in its Pledge to end Poverty event. Designed to simulate what it’s like to live in poverty, JWAC members got a brief experience of what it’s like to...

My Life As: best of 2016-17 (part 2)

My Life As: best of 2016-17 (part 2)

Julia Savage, WTV Staff Reporter
June 1, 2017
Filed under Multimedia, My Life As, Showcase

In this week’s My Life As, a look back at the best of the 2016-17 school year.

Top five sports moments of 2016-17

Top five sports moments of 2016-17

Keegan Williams, Sports Editor
June 1, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The 2016-17 school year featured a bunch of stand out performances in athletics with several events standing out and being chosen as the top five sports moments of the year. The opening of the Ford Center One of the biggest events to take place this year was the opening of the Ford Center at The Star. ...

Potential price increase

Potential price increase

Vivek Sundararaman, WTV Staff Reporter
May 31, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Attending some sports games might be getting a bit more expensive next year. WTV’s Vivek Sundararaman has the details.

Summer camp in Houston for Red Rhythm

Summer camp in Houston for Red Rhythm

Ariela Rodrigues, WTV Staff Reporter
May 31, 2017
Filed under A&E, Showcase

Although school will not be in session during the summer, some extracurricular activities will be. Red Rhythm will be hosting a mandatory camp for all 2017 - 2018 members in Houston during the summer. The camp will give members a chance to bond and get to know the new incoming students and vice...

10 months of work put on display Thursday

10 months of work put on display Thursday

Fernando Garcia and Marisa Uddin
May 25, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

After months and months of work, the 2016-17 edition of the Legacy yearbook was distributed during all lunches Thursday. “I am extremely happy with the yearbook especially how the design and everything came together,” yearbook editor-in-chief Kela Thomas said.  “In my opinion, if you compare i...

Singing at state

Singing at state

Fernando Garcia, Guest Contributor
May 25, 2017
Filed under A&E, Showcase

Seven choir students are heading to Austin on Saturday where they will begin performing at 3:50 p.m. in the Texas State Solo-Ensemble Contest at UT Austin where they be critiqued on technique, style, diction, vocalism, and energy amongst other things. “The students sing their selection in f...

Recovery road

Recovery road

Kasey Harvey, Staff Reporter
May 25, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

For 12 years, dancing was freshman Taylor Wenzel’s life. But a recent discovery brought her dancing days to a sudden stop. “It happened a year and a half ago,” Taylor said. “I was doing a grand battement. I had a misshapen bone in my hip so it just clipped it kind of weird and tore my hip labrum. I had to get surgery to fix...

17 and pregnant

17 and pregnant

Maddie Owens, WTV Executive Producer
May 25, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

In the blink of an eye, senior Emma Montes’ life was turned upside down. An event typically reserved for adults made a surprise appearance in 17-year-old Montes’ life. “I didn't even know I was pregnant at all,” Emma said. “I was four months pregnant whenever I first went and got my first c...

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